Magnitude 4 quake jolts Surigao Del Sur

 

MANILA — A magnitude 4 earthquake struck Surigao Del Sur early Thursday.

In an advisory, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) the earthquake occurred at 4:37 a.m. with its epicenter located at 75 km north of Hinatuan, Surigao Del Sur.

The tectonic earthquake had a depth of 19 km.

Meanwhile, a magnitude 4.1 earthquake rocked Bislig City, Surigao del Sur late Wednesday.

The temblor occurred at 11:21 p.m., with its epicenter traced at 46 km east of Bislig City and has a depth of 23 km.

There are no damages or aftershocks expected from these temblors. Jayvee Castro (OJT)/PNA-northboundasia.com